Writers’ & Artists’ Short Story Competition 2020

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The Writers’ & Artists’ Short Story Competition 2020 is open until February 13, 2020. Free to enter. Submit a short story (for adults), up to 2,000 words. Any theme. Prizes include a place on one of Arvon’s residential writing courses and publication on www.writersandartists.co.uk. More here.

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IV International Young Theatre Playwriting Contest

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The IV International Young Theatre Playwriting Contest is open until December 15, 2019. Free to enter. You may submit up to 3 entries. The contest aims to encourage authors in the creation of bold and powerful plays for young audiences (12-21 years old). Open to writers worldwide. The play must cater for a performance time […]

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September 2019 Competition Winner

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Rebecca Ruth Gould is the author of Cityscapes (Alien Buddha Press, 2019), and Writers and Rebels (Yale University Press, 2016). She is the co-translator of High Tide of the Eyes (The Operating System, 2019), and translator of After Tomorrow the Days Disappear (Northwestern University Press, 2016), and Prose of the Mountains (CEU Press, 2015). She […]

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Peter Wells Short Fiction Contest

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The Peter Wells Short Fiction Contest is open until January 5, 2020. Theme: “Finding your future in Aotearoa today”. Submit 1200-2000 words. You must identify as LGBTQI, and your story should have relevance to the broader New Zealand LGBTQI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex) community. They only accept stories from writers resident or normally […]

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Cambridge Autumn Festival’s Cooney Insurance Short Story Competition 2020

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The Cambridge Autumn Festival’s Cooney Insurance Short Story Competition 2020 is open until January 31, 2020. Prizes: $1,000, $500, $250 Submit up to 1,500 words. Your story must start with the words: “It was 3am”. Open to New Zealand permanent residents. More here.

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Michael Gifkins Prize for an Unpublished Novel 2020

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The Michael Gifkins Prize for an Unpublished Novel 2020 is open until October 31, 2019. Open to writers holding New Zealand citizenship or who are permanent residents of New Zealand. The winner will receive a contract for world rights from Text Publishing, and an advance of NZ$10,000. The manuscript must be an unpublished work of […]

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